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boll' wee'vil




1. a snout beetle, Anthonomus grandis, that attacks the bolls of cotton.
2. Informal.(esp. in the U.S. Congress) a Southern Democrat with conservative views who often votes with the Republicans as part of a Southern or conservative power bloc.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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